PokerStars is offering low to midstake players an opportunity to build their bankroll via a weekly tournament series. Dubbed the LuckyGump Series, players will face off Russia’s Alexey ‘LuckyGump’ Makarov and Ukrainian Denys ‘diatty’ Scherbakov. Makarov has won a SCOOP Event (Limit Omaha), collecting over $150,000 in the process. As for Scherbakov, he is transitioning from Sit & Gos to cash games, and has second place finish in the Sunday Warmup.
Free, low ($4.40), and mid ($22) stake satellites take place every Wednesday until October 27. Winners will advance to the $5,000 Final Freeroll. On top of seats to the final, Pokerstars will ensure there is a nice cash prize pool in every qualifier. Win even more money my amassing the most final tickets. The players who accumulates the most tickets will be awarded $300, a nice little bankroll boost.
PokerStars has placed cash bounties on the heads of Makarov and Scherbakov. Knocking them out of the tournament means PokerStars will be knocking at your door holding a bag of money. Well, not quite, but they will credit your account with some cash.
The Final Freeroll takes place on October 29 so mark your calendars and set your alarms for 12:00 ET. There has never been a better time to play at the largest poker site on Earth. Make a PokerStars Download right now to discover what you’ve been missing!